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Detailed structure of human ribosome revealed

April 23 2015

A team at the Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire (IGBMC – CNRS/Université de Strasbourg/Inserm) has evidenced, at the atomic scale, the threedimensional structure of the complete human ribosome and the detailed interact...
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Natural reparative capacity of teeth elucidated

April 22 2015

Researchers at Inserm and Paris Descartes University have just taken an important step in research on stem cells and dental repair. They have managed to isolate dental stem cell lines and to describe the natural mechanism by which they repair lesi...
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A mechanism for eliminating proteins accidentally localised to the cell nucleus

December 17 2014

An international collaboration coordinated by the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) (University of Heidelberg), including French researchers from the Institute of Genetics and Development of Rennes (IGDR) (CNRS/University of Rennes 1) under the...
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From rectal cells to neurons : keys to understanding transdifferentiation

August 18 2014

How can a specialized cell change its identity? A team from the Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire (CNRS/INSERM/Université de Strasbourg) investigated a 100% effective natural example of this phenomenon, which is called...
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Dwarfism: a new development to restore bone growth

September 18 2013

Achondroplasia is the most common form of dwarfism, affecting roughly one child in every 15,000 births. Inserm researcher Elvire Gouze, and her associates from the Mediterranean Centre for Molecular Medicine in Nice (Inserm Unit 106), have succee...
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